Shanghai Ocean University
Partner No. 7 Shanghai Ocean University (SOU) Shanghai, China
Shanghai Ocean University (SOU), formerly Shangjai Fisheries University, is the oldest fisheries institution in China, with a history of 95 years. SOU is one of the first institutions in China to establish Ph.D. programs for aquaculture and fisheries, and is also the center for education and research in aquaculture and fisheries, freshwater and marine ecology, aquatic food science, and aquatic plants and animals (http://eng.shou.edu.cn/). SOU has established a platform called “China AquaFish Network” serving the aquaculture and fisheries industry in China. SOU publishes the Journal of Fisheries and Journal of SFU, which are listed as key Chinese journals, China key scientific and technological journals and China scientific and technological papers citation source journals. SOU has established exchange programs with several foreign universities, has participated in the Sino-America cooperative projects of marine living resources for a long period, and has established a long-time and friendly cooperation with many international organizations such as the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, UNESCO, Fisheries Information Center, Asian Fisheries Society, and International Aquatic Living Resources Management Center. SFU has 12 colleges, such as College of Aqua-Life Science and Technology, College of Ocean Science and Technology, College of Food Science and Technology, and College of Economics and Management. The teaching and research at SOU covers a wide range of topics from aquaculture technologies to environmental and socio-economic issues.
Here you can view a presentation by Dr. Liu Liping, introducing Shanghai Ocean University to the SEAT project.
Main tasks attributed:
- SFU will involve in the all 12 work packages, and will be responsible for all related works to be conducted in China.
Key Project Personnel: